DDU journal, spring 2023

In the spring '23 DDU journal: Falsely accused - facing a complaint from a colleague

If something goes wrong when treating a patient, dental professionals can rightly expect scrutiny of what happened, and most will take responsibility.

But what if you know you did nothing wrong and the allegations are unfounded?

In this issue of the DDU journal, we hear from one DDU member who found herself in after just such a situation, leading to a protracted three-year investigation process. She tells us the toll the experience took - but also what she learned, and how she was able to turn to the DDU for help.

False allegations left me in the wilderness

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Read the issue in full here.

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